Synonyms and related words:
Earth insertion, LEM, LM, apogee, attitude-control rocket, ballistic capsule, burn, capsule, debarkation, deep-space ship, disembarkation, disembarkment, docking maneuver, dropping anchor, ferry rocket, fuel ship, going ashore, injection, insertion, landfall, landing, lunar excursion module, lunar module, manned rocket, module, moon ship, mooring, multistage rocket, orbit, parking orbit, perigee, reentry, rocket, shuttle rocket, soft landing, space capsule, space docking, space rocket, spacecraft, spaceship, tying up

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  • Docking — may refer to: for ships, the use of a Dock, e.g. mooring or drydocking. Spacecraft docking, the process of joining one spacecraft or space station module to another. Docking (animal), the practice of trimming the tail of an animal. Docking (dog) …   Wikipedia

  • Docking — steht für: Docking (Chemie), eine Methode, um die Konformation eines Komplexes zweier molekularer Bindungspartner zu bestimmen Eine Kopplung zwischen Raumschiffen Docking ist der Nachname folgender Personen: George Docking (1904–1964), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • docking — n. 1. (Naut.) a act of securing an arriving vessel with ropes or anchors. Syn: mooring, tying up, dropping anchor. [WordNet 1.5] 2. (Astronautics) the coming together and joining of two space vehicles. The joining usually is accomplished by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • docking — /ˈdɔkin(g), ingl. ˈdHkɪŋ/ [vc. ingl., da to dock «attraccare», da dock «bacino»] s. m. inv. (di veicoli spaziali) aggancio in volo, aggancio …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Docking — Dọ|cking, das; s, s [engl. docking, zu: to dock, ↑ docken (2)]: Ankoppelung eines Raumfahrzeuges an ein anderes. * * * Dọ|cking, das; s, s [engl. docking, zu: to dock, 2↑docken (2)]: Ankoppelung eines Raumfahrzeuges an ein anderes …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Docking — Dock Dock, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Docked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Docking}.] [See {Dock} a tail. Cf. W. tociaw, and twciaw, to dock, clip.] 1. to cut off, as the end of a thing; to curtail; to cut short; to clip; as, to dock the tail of a horse. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • docking — adj. Docking is used with these nouns: ↑bay …   Collocations dictionary

  • Docking — Do|cking das; s, s <aus gleichbed. engl. docking> Ankoppelung eines Raumfahrzeugs an ein anderes (z. B. einer Versorgungsrakete an die Raumstation) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • docking — Adv. Extremely. E.g. It was a docking big car, the size of a bus, and certainly not suitable for town driving …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • docking — lango pritvirtinimas statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis ↑Lango padėties, kai vienas langas įterpiamas tarp kitų taip, kad būtų matomi visi langai, nustatymas. Pritvirtinto lango vietos ekrane keisti negalima, leidžiama keisti tik lango dydį …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

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